With An Eye To 2020, Third Parties Score A Rare Win In Their Long Fight To Join Debates
A federal judge found that the Federal Election Commission failed to properly consider complaints that the Commission on Presidential Debates was favoring Democrats and Republicans in violation of federal election law.
Lies, ISIS, Nukes, And Sniffles: Your Guide To Last Night's Presidential Debate
Reporting by Tasneem Nashrulla in New York; Tarini Parti, Paul McLeod, and Emma Loop in Washington, DC; and Rosie Gray, Ruby Cramer, McKay Coppins, Darren Sands, Kyle Blaine, and Adrian Carrasquillo in Hempstead, New York.
How Feminist Teens Cracked Change.org
A group of three 16-year-olds from New Jersey successfully petitioned the Presidential Debate Committee hire women moderators for this year's debates for the first time in 20 years. With 20,000 petitions launching on Change.org each month, their success was hardly a sure thing.
The Ten Worst Gaffes In Modern American Politics: Debate Edition
Debate night is a huge night for politicians, affording them the rare chance to talk directly challenge the statements made by their opponents. It is also an opportunity for the candidates to make some damaging gaffes. Here are ten of the worst.